New company in Cyprus offers the opportunity for a highly skilled and experienced General Manager to lead the business in Cyprus. We are looking for a responsible professional with integrity, resilience, humility, vision, strategic thinking and creativity who will lead by example, inspiring the business team to create remarkable customer experiences and achieving the desired business targets.
Setting strategic goals and developing strategic operating plans that reflect the priorities and objectives
Leading the development of the company's short and long-term strategy
Oversees the operation of the company and directs its strategy towards a profitable growth
Optimizing and maintaining the operational performance of the company
Ensuring that all objectives as well as the culture of the organization are clearly understood and owned by everyone who is involved in the organization
Representing the company to major customers, associates and professional associations, locally and internationally
Being constantly knowledgeable of the market landscape, expansion opportunities, industry developments etc
Ensuring that the company maintains high social responsibility wherever it does business
Closely monitoring the operating and financial results against plans and budgets
Building, maintaining and driving an effective team
Assessing and monitoring company risks and ensuring that these are minimized
Knowledge, Skills and Ability:
Strong leadership qualities and organizational skills.
Good analytical business thought processes and problem-solving skills.
Able to coordinate multiple tasks and projects.
Very good time management skills and attention to detail.
Effective interpersonal skills.
Willingness for frequent business travels
Ability to work under pressure
Fluent in Greek and English. Russian will be considered an advantage.
Fluent computer skills in Microsoft Office, Word and Excel
Education and Experience:
Higher education in business management, leadership, economics. Education or experience in matters of astronomy, culture and art, education, legal will be considered an advantage.
Business background with high commercial experience and a good financial knowledge, preferably with strong background in tourism and hospitality.
At least 5 years experience in senior management positions.